Anna Kendrick

BirthDay:

09 Aug 1985

BirthPlace:

Portland, Maine, USA

Bio:

Anna Kendrick was born in Portland, Maine, to Janice (Cooke), an accountant, and William Kendrick, a teacher. She has an older brother, Michael Cooke Kendrick, who has also acted. She is of English, Irish, and Scottish descent.

For her role as "Dinah" in "High Society" on Broadway, Anna Kendrick was nominated for a Tony Award (second youngest ever), a Drama Desk Award, and a Fany Award (best actress featured in a musical). Her spectacular performance landed her the Drama League and Theatre World Award.

She was a lead performer with Cabaret's Kit Kat Club at "Carnegie Hall Live" in Great Performances: My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies (1999) (1999) (TV). She also had the privilege of working with director Scott Ellis and choreographer Susan Stroman at the New York City Opera House with Jeremy Irons amongst many more celebrity status actors, playing the role of "Fredrika" in "A Little Night Music".

Anna work-shopped "Jane Eyre" & "The Little Princess" for Broadway and starred in the feature film Camp (2003) with director Todd Graff.
Filmography

Actor ( 82 credits )

Pitch Perfect 3 (2017) Beca
Table 19 (2017)
Trolls (2016) Poppy (voice)
The Accountant (2016)
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016) Alice
Get a Job (2016) Jillian Stewart
The Hollars (2016) Rebecca
Le journal du Festival (2016)  Herself (1 episode, 2016)
Chelsea (2016)  Herself (1 episode, 2016)
Pitch Perfect 2 (2015) Beca
Digging for Fire (2015)
Lip Sync Battle (2015)  Herself - Competitor (1 episode, 2015)
The Late Late Show with James Corden (2015)  Herself / ... (2 episodes, 2015-2016)
Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015)  Herself - Guest (2 episodes, 2016)
Cake (2014) Nina
Into the Woods (2014) Cinderella
The Last Five Years (2014) Cathy Hyatt
WWE Summerslam (2014) Herself
Happy Christmas (2014) Jenny
Life After Beth (2014) Erica Wexler
The Voices (2014) Lisa
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)
The Drunken Peasants (2014)  Herself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2016)
Rapture-Palooza (2013) Lindsey Lewis
Drinking Buddies (2013) Jill
Weekend Ticket (2013)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
The Company You Keep (2012) Diana
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012) Jessica Stanley (credit only)
Pitch Perfect (2012) Beca
End of Watch (2012) Janet
ParaNorman (2012) Courtney Babcock (voice)
What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012) Rosie
Comedy Bang! Bang! (2012)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
Vivir de cine (2012)  Herself (1 episode, 2012)
Reggie Makes Music (2012)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
Celebrity Style Story (2012)  Herself (1 episode, 2016)
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011) Jessica
50/50 (2011) Katherine
Big Morning Buzz Live with Carrie Keagan (2011)  Herself (1 episode, 2012)
Anderson Live (2011)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)
The Voice (2011)  Herself (1 episode, 2015)
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) Stacey Pilgrim
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) Jessica
Conan (2010)  Herself (2 episodes, 2012-2014)
Janela Indiscreta (2010)  Herself (1 episode, 2010)
The Talk (2010)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)
The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009) Jessica
Up in the Air (2009) Natalie Keener
The Marc Pease Experience (2009) Meg Brickman
Elsewhere (2009) Sarah
Watch What Happens: Live (2009)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2012)
The Jay Leno Show (2009)  Herself (1 episode, 2009)
Moving Pictures Live! (2009)  Herself (1 episode, 2010)
Twilight (2008) Jessica
Fear Itself (2008)  Shelby Johnson (1 episode, 2009)
Rocket Science (2007) Ginny Ryerson
Chelsea Lately (2007)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)
Viva Laughlin (2007)  Holly (1 episode, 2007)
The Graham Norton Show (2007)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
Rachael Ray (2006)  Herself (1 episode, 2010)
So You Think You Can Dance (2005)  Herself - Guest Judge (1 episode, 2013)
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)  Herself (3 episodes, 2010-2012)
Made in Hollywood (2005)  Herself (6 episodes, 2009-2012)
The Hour (2005)  Herself (1 episode, 2009)
The Xtra Factor (2004)  Herself (1 episode, 2010)
Omg! Insider (2004)  Herself - Into the Woods / ... (3 episodes, 2014-2015)
Camp (2003) Fritzi Wagner
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)  Herself (2 episodes, 2011-2012)
Breakfast (2000)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2009)
Family Guy (1999)  Nora (1 episode, 2012)
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
Extra (1994)  Herself - Into the Woods (archive footage) (1 episode,
Late Show with David Letterman (1993)  Herself / ... (2 episodes, 2009-2012)
HBO First Look (1992)  Herself (1 episode, 2007)
Live with Kelly and Michael (1988)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
Entertainment Tonight (1981)  Herself (10 episodes, 2009-2010)
Saturday Night Live (1975)  Ariel / ... (1 episode, 2014)
Good Morning America (1975)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)
Great Performances (1971)  Herself - Performer (1 episode, 1999)
Today (1952)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2012)
Mr. Right (0)

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